R. S. Deese teaches history at Boston University. His work has been published in AGNI, Endeavour, Aldous Huxley Annual, MungBeing, and Berkeley Poetry Review.
"An interesting, thought-provoking work." - F. W. Yow, CHOICE
"Deese has written a splendidly readable and analytically rigorous study of a fascinating topic, and one that is of continuing relevance in today’s world of endangered species, climate change and global violence." - Paul Crook, Australian Journal of Politics and History